Today’s world is in turmoil. There’s been a new wave of violence in Jerusalem. Iran is advancing in their nuclear capabilities. There’s still fallout from the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan. Today, a military takeover has taken place in Sudan as the military has just arrested the prime minister and dissolved the government.
We are in the time of year when there is heightened awareness, interest and observance of witchcraft and the occult. But this is not limited to the time surrounding Halloween only, as it is actually practiced year-round. Look at the yards in your neighborhood adorned with witches, vampires, death and the occult. Look at what’s being featured in stores and special shops that spring up. Look at what’s being featured on television, cable and all the specialty channels: Legacies, Charmed, Motherland: Fort Salem, Wandavision, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina and even the Hallmark Channel with Good Witch. It’s everywhere.
Numerous Crosstalk programs have presented the ever-increasing evil in this world over and over again. Is it time for Biblical Christians to stand up and say enough is enough? Are there Biblical examples of men and women pushing back against the forces of evil? Indeed, there are:
Have you ever wondered, “Why me, Lord? Why am I going through this trial? Why am I having to endure this struggle? Are you there? Do you know what I’m going through? Are you listening? I go to church and do my devotions, this shouldn’t happen to me.” Have you ever felt like that? Why do we suffer? Why do we go through difficult times?
All over the country, chaos is erupting as forced COVID shots are being mandated by government agencies and by private employers. WND.com reports that 40% of TSA agents have not received the shot as the mandate deadline looms. Many pilots are protesting the requirement and saying this is only the beginning of transportation woes. State troopers and police officers in many states are saying they will not accept this forced shot and as such they are either retiring or being terminated. Just imagine how this is going to impact public safety.
Dr. Ron Rhodes is president of Reasoning from the Scriptures Ministries. He’s a researcher, author and apologist, having written over 60 books including titles such as: End Times Super Trends, 40 Days Through Revelation, Unmasking the Antichrist, Israel on High Alert, Reasoning from the Scriptures with Mormons and so many others. Ron returned to Crosstalk to talk about his book, Reasoning from the Scriptures with Jehovah Witnesses.
Below are highlights from Jim’s look at news events from our nation and around the world. Stories included: –China flew approximately 56 fighter planes toward Taiwan on Monday, the largest show of force on record.
The United States is under attack. We see what’s happening at our southern border. We see the government mandates, the push to bankrupt our nation, efforts to disarm the citizenry, to teach Critical Race Theory, as well as the effort to bait children in order to turn them against their parents, etc. These are not isolated, stand-alone incidents. Instead, these are working collectively as an attack against our nation. It’s an attempt to literally transform our nation and our values; to turn America into a Marxist/socialist state.
Vaccine mandates are occurring all over America with businesses, even hospitals and medical clinics, telling employees to get the vaccines or be fired. Some are even told that if you’re fired, you can’t file for unemployment benefits because you have a choice.
For over 30 years, the guest on this edition of Crosstalk has been sounding the alarm over the dangers of Agenda 21 to human society. As a result, he’s been labeled a conspiracy theorist. He’s been accused of speaking fear and hate. The Southern Poverty Law Center has issued 4 separate reports on him. He’s been under attack on the front page of the Sunday New York Times. Newsweek has described this guest as being extremist, spreading untruths about Agenda 21 to discredit the U.N. by claiming it’s attempting to enforce a new world order to seize private property and advance the causes of communism and to crush all dissent.